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Local History

Paperback. 52pp. Illustrated. Keywords: Local history Wicklow, biography
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Falcon Print & Finish
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1985
SKU
KHS1009943

€ 25.00

Pamphlet. Article in 'The Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland' Part 4, Vol. VII, Fifth Series, for Quarter ending, 31st Dec., 1897. Keywords: Genealogy, Periodical, Local History - Co. Kildare. 2pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Hodges, Figgis & Co
Publication date
1897
SKU
KON0823477

€ 35.00

Pamphlet. 31pp. n.d. Illustrations. B/W photographs. Keywords: Local history, biography, Pioneer Association
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KHS1004995

€ 25.98

Paperback. The county of Surrey may wear a face of suburban and rural normality, but lurking not far below the surface is an unequalled amount of paranormal activity and strangeness. From big cat sightings and ancient monsters to poltergeists and UFOs, this title presents the bizarre events that have shocked and frightened the residents of Surrey. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 7. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752454221
ISBN
9780752454221

€ 13.13

Paperback. With almost 2,000 years of continuous habitation, the city of Newcastle boasts a long history of paranormal occurrences. This book covers a range of strange events such as UFO sightings before the First World War, Holy healing wells and bleeding statues, puma sightings, ghosts, poltergeists and other bizarre apparitions. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 167 x 6. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449173
ISBN
9780752449173

€ 13.13

Hardback. Vol 2 only. 623pp. plus appendix. A very nice copy with folding map and engraved frontipice. Bound in board with cloth to spine. Edges are scuffed. Boards are slightly stained and worn. Minimal foxing throughout. Keywords: Irish Local History: Limerick
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Printed for George McKern...also by Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy Limerick and London
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1827
SKU
KLN0000174

€ 365.00
€ 245.00

Paperback. A history of the South Staffordshire coalfield Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; KNBC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431024
ISBN
9780752431024

€ 16.14

Paperback. Bath has an unusual abundance of ghost signs - those faded advertisements for long defunct businesses on the walls of old buildings. This book contains a series of short walks around the city and neighbouring towns and villages which reveal the tales behind lost trades such as brush makers, corn factors and perfumers. Num Pages: 304 pages, many colour illustrations. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 219 x 19. Weight in Grams: 616.
Publisher
AKEMAN PRESS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780993398803
ISBN
9780993398803

€ 26.33

Paperback. A guide to everything supernatural, paranormal, folkloric, eccentric and, above all, mysterious that has occurred in the Scottish county of Stirlingshire. It features entries covering Stirlingshire's historic sites, ruins, churches, tombstones and archaeological curiosities are complemented by more than 100 photographs. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 13. Weight in Grams: 428.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447681
ISBN
9780752447681

€ 18.17

Paperback. Local history of Swindon Series: Britain in Old Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 225 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 169 x 10. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750916714
ISBN
9780750916714

€ 16.11

Paperback. Best known nowadays for the annual University boat race, Putney is a riverside town with a venerable heritage. Its existence arises from its position on a major route to the South West. This title includes photographs that bring some of the last one hundred years of Putney and Roehampton history to life. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 159 x 9. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752406329
ISBN
9780752406329

€ 16.14

Pamphlet. 9 pp. Rust on staple. Keywords: Local history Sligo, Irish music, drama, dance
Condition
Used, Acceptable
Publisher
Sligo Sligo
Publication date
1942
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1009076

€ 25.00

Paperback. A history of Nantwich Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations (black and white). BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 236 x 8. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752458304
ISBN
9780752458304

€ 16.11

Paperback. Two female poisoners, Catherine Churchill, who killed her husband in Knowle-St-Giles in 1879 and Sarah Freeman, who claimed several victims in the Bridgwater area from 1843 onwards. A wide variety of means and motive are covered. There is murder committed in the course of robbery, such as the brutal killing of Sarah Wilkins in Nempnett Thrubwell. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 10. Weight in Grams: 414.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752457420
ISBN
9780752457420

€ 18.13

paperback. Donegal
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Donegal Historical Society Ballyshannon
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
SKU
KTK0100099
ISBN
9770416277006

€ 15.00

Paperback. The historic market town of Wetherby, a former staging post on the Great North Road between London and Edinburgh, lies on the banks of the River Wharfe in the centre of a triangle formed by the cities of Leeds and York and the town of Harrowgate. This book takes the reader on a nostalgic trip through Wetherby's past. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 163 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press LTD
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752440781
ISBN
9780752440781

€ 16.14

Paperback. Contains tales from Devon's past that reveal the county's connections with murder cases. This book includes accounts of Robert James Lees, the Ilfracombe spiritualist who claimed to have unmasked Jack the Ripper; Charles De Ville Wells, the Plymouth-based fraudster who famously broke the bank at Monte Carlo; and Herbert Rowse Armstrong. Series: Murder & Crime. Num Pages: 96 pages, 70. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445045
ISBN
9780752445045

€ 13.12

Pamphlet. Reprint of an Article in the 'County Louth Archaeological Journal', Vol. 5, No. 4, December, 1924. The Journal of the County Louth Archaeological Society. Keywords: Local History - Co. Louth, Genealogy, Periodical, 17th - 18th Century Ireland. 3pp
Publisher
Tempest
Edition
Reprint
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823384

€ 25.00

Hardcover. 188pp. Appendices. Illustrated. Bibliography. Like new. Presentation copy, inscribed. Keywords: Local history, architecture, churches
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Roscrea People
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1004813

€ 75.00

Hardcover. 223pp. Plates. Illustrations drawn by J. W. Del. Rebound in paper covered boards. Page edges uncut. Foxing throughout. Rebinding is old and worn on the edges. Book plate on inside front cover. Keywords: Local History – County Kerry, 19th Century Ireland, Illustrated books, Engravings, Rare Books
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Longman, Hurst, Rees & Orme London
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1807
SKU
KON0826815

€ 895.00

Paperback. This superb collection of over tow hundred photographs traces the history of Bishop Aukland from its origins as North Aclet to modern times. Auckland Castle, the residence of the bishops of Durham for almost eight hundred years, is represented, as are the market-place and the restoration of the town's superb Town Hall. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172. .
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752466415
ISBN
9780752466415

€ 16.14

[Copy of a Letter from Henry Yeo, Esq. Secretary to the Commissioners of [Charlton’s Charity (Ireland). Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 17 March 1864; - for, - Return ‘of the Several Sums of Money Annually distributed since the Year 1830 under the Will of Thomas Charlton, Esq., in pursuance of the Act 40 Geo. 3, c. 35, specifying the Total Amount, and in what Proportions Paid, and How much, in each of the Counties Meath and Longford; the Number of Acres of Land so devised, where situate, their Total Annual Value; the Date of the Last Distribution, by whom Distributed, and if to Persons of different Religious Persuasions, stating the Number of each; the Amount of Rent remaining undisposed of, and in what Bank and to whose Credit same is Lodged.] Keywords: Local History – County Meath and County Longford, Charities. 2pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1864
SKU
KON0823758

€ 35.00

Paperback. 89 pp.Includes 6 articles+ Miscellanea. Illustrated .Clare
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Thomand Archaeological Society
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1980
SKU
KEX0222675

€ 17.95

Paperback. 165 pp.General Index Illustrated .Clare
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Thomand Archaeological Society
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
SKU
KEX0222678

€ 17.95

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